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Transportation Specialist, NA - 11204105

Arvada, CO, USA Req #448
Friday, August 23, 2019

Our products enable the biopharmaceutical industry to be at the forefront in the development and advancement of treatments for serious diseases. Earning sales revenue of more than 1.5 billion euros in 2018 our people come from over 60 nations at 50 sites in 33 countries.

What you can look forward to accomplishing:

  • Use global visibility to anticipate delays before they happen. (Collaborate with Trade compliance specialist)

  • Communicate transportation milestones to stakeholders from origin to destination

  • Address service interruptions, loss/damages, and address corrections

  • Strive to meet goals and objectives as listed by the Global Director of Distribution and Freight Management

  • Perform all other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Global Director of Distribution and Freight Management that fall into the knowledge and skills required for this position

  • Use OBR meeting minutes to hold all parties responsible for action items

  • General reporting support for transportation metrics

  • Support in creating global alignment through instilling proper transportation decision making for NA

  • Work with all shippers to ensure the proper use of collect accounts

  • Manage core carrier on-time performance, to be able to keep a positive vendor score card with our customers

  • Provide freight quotes for OPM/Sales to fulfill customer inquiries

Skills and experience that you need to bring into the company:


  • 4 year Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in related experience


  • Minimum 1-3 years’ experience in a distribution/ logistics environment or equivalent experience

Other Skills

  • Good working knowledge of ERP systems (SAP preferred), MS Office and Outlook

  • Expertise in Excel with macro programming, competency in Word and PowerPoint

  • Ability to demonstrate strong professional interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to maintain attention to details and excellent organizational skills

  • Demonstrate strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work independently and make decisions within a team based environment

  • Displays ownership and accepts accountability for work completion and quality

  • A goal oriented team player. Flexibility to respond within a changing environment

Strong Identification with our care values: Sustainability, Openness, Enjoyment

Driving our future growth requires talented people. Sartorius is a dynamic organization suited to people who want to showcase skills, be recognized for expertise and thrive in a vibrant and innovative environment.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.  We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. 

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  • Arvada, CO, USA